Rasmus Nielsen ; Albert Seyah

 
Rasmus Nielsen ; Albert Seyah
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  • Title :     Rasmus Nielsen ; Albert Seyah
  • Artist:     Harry H. Baumann (publisher)
  • Accession:     XB1998.30.2
  • Collection:     Library
  • Subject:     PortraitsNielsen, Rasmus , 1872-1950 | PortraitsSeyah, Albert | Pictorial worksGolden Gate International Exposition (1939-1940 : San Francisco, Calif.) | Exhibitions | Exhibitions , United States , California , San Francisco , 1930-1940 | Entertainment | Entertainment , 1930-1940 | Eccentrics and eccentricities , Pictorial works | Eccentrics and eccentricities , United States , California , San Francisco , Pictorial works | Curiosities and wonders , Pictorial works | Curiosities and wonders , United States , California , San Francisco , Pictorial works | Tattoos | Tattoos , 1930-1940 | Entertainers | Entertainers , 1930-1940
  • URL:     http://libimages.wolfsonian.org/XB1998.30.2.000.jpg
Description:
Title from recto. | 1 postcard, untraveled, with color illustrated view two "human oddities" from the Ripley's Believe It Or Not exhibit, at the Golden Gate International Exposition. | "E-4217"--recto. | "Official post card of Ripley's 'Believe-It-Or-Not' Odditorium, Golden Gate International Exposition of 1940, Treasure Island, San Francisco, California. Rasmus Nielsen: tattooed wonder who lifts a fifty pound anvil by means of holes that are pierced through his breasts. Albert Seyah: anatomical wonder who performs almost unbelievable dislocations of his bones and displacements of his muscles."--verso. | English.